Pulses: Firm conditions emerged at the wholesale pulses market during the week as urad led gains on revival of buying by stockists at prevailing levels amid pick-up in demand from retailers against ti

However, gram and its dal ended weak on adequate stocks.

Marketmen said fresh buying by stockists on the back of surge in demand from retailers and dal mills against paucity of stocks on fall in supplies from growing regions mainly pushed up urad and other pulses prices.

In the national capital, urad and its dal chilka rose by Rs 200 each to Rs 4,000-5,850 and Rs 5,200-5,300 per quintal respectively. Its dal best quality and dhoya followed suit and enquired higher by a similar margin to Rs 5,300-5,800 and Rs 5,700-5,900 per quintal.

Moong and its dal chilka moved up by Rs 200 each to Rs 4,700-5,400 and Rs 5,400-5,600 per quintal. Its dal dhoya local and best quality traded higher by the same margin to Rs 6,000-6,500 and Rs 6,500-6,700 per quintal.
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